David Farrell is President of Davisa Consulting, a private consulting firm working with global mining companies. He has over twenty years of corporate and mining experience, and has negotiated, structured and closed more than US$25 billion worth of M&A and structured financing transactions for natural resource companies.
Prior to founding Davisa, David was Managing Director of Mergers & Acquisitions at Endeavour Financial, working in Vancouver and London. Prior to Endeavour Financial, he was a lawyer at Stikeman Elliott, working in Vancouver, Budapest and London. David also serves as a director of Northern Vertex Mining. David graduated from the University of British Columbia with a B.Comm. (Honours, Finance) and an LL.B. and was called to the bar in both British Columbia and England. He is currently a candidate for the ICD.D designation through the directors education program run by UofT Rotman School of Management and the Institute of Corporate Directors. He also served for 12 years as a board and finance committee member of Yaletown House, a non-profit, critical-care seniors' residence in downtown Vancouver.